The DN500 is a solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2009. Along with the DN400, it was the initial model in the new Darkstone series. Features include a sapele neck and body, Ibanez PP1 pickups and a Tight Tune bridge and tailpiece. A limited white edition was introduced in 2009, but returned in the regular lineup for 2010.
A version with Cosmo black hardware was introduced in the US in 2010 as the DN500K.